Near the source of the River Taw,... Belstone above,..., March 1988
Man dressed as devil, Shebbear carnival Shebbear, May 1978
Catering staff at wedding reception Village Hall , Dolton, 30 August 1975
Jim Hutchins hoeing potatoes Dolton, July 1985
Dr Paul Bangay talking to an elderly... Torrington Cottage..., June 1981
Village Fete Atherington, July 1985
Carnival procession Hatherleigh, 8 November 1978
Buddle Lane Hatherleigh, May 1976
John Bennett, traveller Addisford, Dolton, April 1980
Jean Pickard leading her flock Woolridge, Dolton, September 1975
Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.
WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.
High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.
The photographs on this site are protected by copyright law